Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

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eschatology

Referring at once to the persistence of eschatological discourse despite the failure of the prophesied apocalypse ever to arrive

—p.86 "Then Out of the Rubble": David Foster Wallace's Early Fiction (85) by Bradley J. Fest
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lisle

so that the white stockings' rich violinish curves at the top of the insides of her legs in that white lisle are visible in backlit silhouette

quoted from IJ

—p.79 Modeling Community and Narrative in Infinite Jest and The Pale King (61) by David Foster Wallace
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exformation

defined as "not giving all the information needed to make sense of something and leaving it up to the reader to think about how this might work"; a common strategy of DFW's

—p.53 Boredom, Irony, and Anxiety: Wallace and the Kierkegaardian View of the Self (43) by Allard Pieter den Dulk
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